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Synthesis marks start of 2021 for Damen Yachting

Thursday, January 7th, 2021

The year 2021 got off to a good start for the superyacht industry when Amels and Damen Yachting waved a fond farewell to their 74 metre new build: Synthesis as she left their Vlissingen City shipyard. The Dutch shipyard group first introduced its Limited Editions range of semi-custom yachts in 2005.  In the 15 years that followed, a […]

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RORC Transatlantic Race 2021, Starts 9 January

Monday, January 4th, 2021

The seventh edition of the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) Transatlantic Race will start from Calero Marinas Puerto Calero, Lanzarote, in the Canary Islands on Saturday 9th January 2021. Traditionally held in November, this year’s race was postponed until January 2021 and was the most significant of a number of subtle changes the RORC is […]

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St. Barts Prepares for the New Year

Thursday, December 31st, 2020

Untouched by the anxieties of a world besieged by a pandemic, the Caribbean island of St. Barts is again busy preparing to party in the New Year’s Eve In almost every capital city around the world heralding in the new year is going to be somewhat muted. But not in St Barts.  Superyachts are dropping anchor […]

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Eyesea – Mapping Maritime Pollution

Tuesday, December 29th, 2020

Eyesea maritime pollution mapping initiative  has gained the support of Fraser who have become the first yachting company to do so. This new initiative encourages superyachts to map marine pollution using the combination of the unique technology available on board and the significant reach offered by the maritime sector. Non-profit organisation Eyesea has developed a reporting […]

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Have a Hankering for a Hinckley?

Tuesday, December 29th, 2020

Have you ever had a hankering for a Hinckley, the quintessential American cruising yacht?  If not a Hinckley, then maybe an Island Packet, Catalina or a Tarten each of them well respected as American cruising yachts.  Chances are like me you have been put off by the high prices when compared to say one of the French […]

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Yacht Crew Help – the lifeline for crew

Saturday, November 28th, 2020

Yacht Crew Help is a new lifeline for those who crew Superyachts Despite the many benefits of working on board a superyacht, the challenges of working away from home for long periods and living in close quarters with colleagues can become overwhelming.  In a 2018 survey of superyacht crew, the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance […]

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The Lego Superyacht

Thursday, November 26th, 2020

Who knew that fans of Lego in Belgium and Holland had their own version of the Great British LegoMasters a TV reality show in which teams compete to build the best Lego project? Now, thanks to Heesen the Dutch based superyacht builder the whole world does! Rather cleverly, and in a bid to promote their, […]

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Marine Academy Seeks Six Cadets

Thursday, November 26th, 2020

Cadets looking to train for marine qualifications should seek out the new availability at the Meridian Adventure Academy in Turkey. Applications are now open for six recruits to join the Meridian Adventure Academy for 2021. This rigorous training programme is a prestigious opportunity for young talent to attain a complete maritime education and start a […]

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Luxury Barge Holidays Make the Perfect Travel Bubble

Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

Sailing the great waterways of Europe, barge holidays offer private all-inclusive ‘floating villas’ for family and friends seeking a luxurious ‘travel bubble’ in which to travel safely.  With a dedicated crew, onboard chef, spacious en-suite cabins and private, often exclusive, excursions to enjoy each day they offer a most secure way to holiday afloat. Hotel […]

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Chilli No. 5

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

A superyacht chef is turning his love of Chilli into a hot new business. The Chilli is renowned as a medical marvel and the creators of Chilli No. 5 have added them to a range of superfood inspired sauces to ensure that not only do they put an extra spring in to your tastebuds but […]

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